Run The Jewels Drop “Talk to Me,” Announce New Album

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Exactly two years ago today Run the Jewels released Run the Jewels 2. Today Killer Mike and El-P have delivered the first single from Run the Jewels 3 entitled, “Talk to Me.” “Today is the two-year anniversary of RTJ2. Feels like a good day to…,” El-P tweeted before dropping a link to the song. The duo initially debuted the track, then called “Scenes,” back in April at Coachella. The song was […]

Happy Birthday El-P!

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Born on this date in 1975, El-P, also known as  El Producto, is an emcee and record producer that dominated the underground Hip Hop scene. The Brooklyn born EL is originally a member of Company Flow and has been a major driving force in alternative hip hop for more than two decades, producing for several […]

El-P And Killer Mike Celebrate 12 Days Of RTJ Xmas


While El-P and Killer Mike arguably are two of the nicest rappers and influencers in the game throughout the entire calendar year, they also simply love the holiday season, as exemplified time and time again with RTJ seasonal themes. The duo, of Run The Jewels collaborative fame, come hard with the Christmas sweater-inspired merch, holiday-theme “Run […]

Mr. Lif Signs To Mello Music Group And Re-Releases ‘I Phantom’


Boston MC Mr. Lif has signed a multi-album deal with indie label, Mello Music Group. He’s celebrating with the forthcoming reissue of his classic concept album, I Phantom, originally released on El-P’s Definitive Jux label back in 2002. Produced by El-P, “Return Of The B-Boy” is laced with a buoyant synth loop and zealous drums. […]

Killer Mike Interrupts Random Attack On El-P At SxSW

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Never try to actually Run The Jewels Killer Mike & El-P, for the second year in a row, put out one of the best rap albums of the year in 2014 with RTJ 2, and they’re down in Austin, Texas performing some of their ridiculously dope cuts for the masses at SxSW. Unfortunately, one guy […]

Listen To Nas’ “The Season” (Produced By J Dilla)

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“Hey yo, it’s love for Detroit, Mo-Town, Motor City/ Dilla lives on, it’s like he’s rollin’ with me/ The soulful sample complements my rhyme so well” During the release party for Killer Mike and El-P‘s highly anticipated album, under the moniker Run The Jewels, titled RTJ2, the duo — along with the crowd — was in for quite […]

Listen To Run The Jewels’ “Close Your Eyes” Ft. Zack De La Rocha

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Someone seriously needs to give El-P and Killer Mike honorary degrees to teach social studies at any and all schools. Not only will you have an educated, mature child but he or she will be having fun. It’s as if Rage Against The Machine took on a professorship for public schools and Run The Jewels […]

Check Killer Mike’s New Music Video for “Ghetto Gospel”

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Thanks to the success of Run The Jewels, Killer Mike’s 2012 album R.A.P Music – which is also entirely produced by El-P–  is being revistied by fans, and in some cases learned about for the first time.  Mike realizing this has released a new visual for one of the many standout tracks “Ghetto Gospel”. In the […]

The Source Magazine Presents: The 30 Most Anticipated Albums of 2014

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  You thought 2013 was some sh*t? We’ve got 30 reasons why you haven’t seen anything yet. Yes, Jay Z dropped out of nowhere, Kanye lost his mind, Drake sang and rapped his way to number 1 (as usual) and Pusha T proved why he’s pretty much untouchable, but some real movers and shakers just […]

The Source Presents: The 25 Best Albums Of 2013

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It feels like only yesterday that we were eagerly anticipating hearing the new hungry artists and amazing albums that 2013 had to offer. Looking back, in an overwhelming amount of ways, it’s clear that it definitely delivered on all that was promised—perhaps, even surpassing all expectations. Each quarter was filled with high profile releases, helping […]

Listen To A New Run The Jewels Song, “Pew Pew Pew”, Featuring DJ Qbert


Run Killer Mike & El-P had one of the better years of their careers in 2013, and according to a January 13th release date for the deluxe edition of their self-titled Run The Jewels album, 2014 will be no different. The two are already back in the studio recording the follow-up to the critically acclaimed […]

Run The Jewels Drop New Visual “Banana Clipper” Featuring Big Boi

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After putting out a critically acclaimed album with Run The Jewels, EL-P and Killer Mike return with a brand new visual for the Big Boi assisted track Banana Clipper. All three MC’s can be seen spittin’ some ferocious bars in a College Park parking lot. Run The Jewels is now available for download. Roger Krastz […]

Killer Mike & El-P Release Free Album: Run The Jewels

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Killer Mike and El-P release their joint album ‘Run The Jewels.’ Killer Mike and El-P announced earlier this year that they’d be releasing a joint album Run The Jewels in June and kept to their word,not only that, but it’s free as well. Features on the album include the likes of Big Boi, Until The […]

Watch Killer Mike & EL-P Talk Life In New York


The two rappers speak about originality, life experiences, and creative process via Pitchfork TV. Killer Mike sits down alongside partner in crime EL-P in an interview with Pitchfork TV and rap about their friendship in relation to their music and the times they are living in. Their up coming summer tour Run The Jewels will […]

Killer Mike & EL-P Announce “Run The Jewels” Tour

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Their first joint album drops in June and the tour will commence only a month later, hard work pays off. Killer Mike and El-P will be joined by Despot and Kool AD on the Run The Jewels tour this summer. Dropping “Get It” earlier today Killer Mike and EL-P announced that they will tour the […]